Christian began his career with Sweetnam & Bradley Ltd in 1996 as a Trainee Management Assistant. He has 'learned the business' and built long standing Customer and Supplier contacts.
Over the years, Christian has gained an absolute understanding of the precision engineering market in the U.K.
Like Nigel, Christian has learned both theory and practice and has a wealth of experience in both areas.
Ashley started his career as an apprentice in Engineering and has always had a technical understanding in the role across multiple sectors.
With 10 years Business Development experience, Ashley brings with him a proven track record within the sub-contract engineering sector and will be developing S&B's business, alongside propagating new customers for the future.
Since joining the company in 1980 as a Trainee Sheet Metal worker, Nigel has gained a wealth of experience in all areas of precision engineering.
His ability to understand and provide engineering solutions doesn't come from a technical manual or a business diploma (although he has these as well!) it comes from a natural understanding of methods and materials.
Nigel has earned the respect of both customers and employees alike and is renowned for his calm and practical approach to the stresses and strains of a sub-contract production schedule.
Sally joined Sweetnam and Bradley in September 2019 as the Finance Manager. Since qualifying as a Chartered Accountant Sally has been responsible for the financial management of all types and size of organisation: retailing, film production, wholesale, public sector. Although the principles of sound financial management remain the same, each industry has its own challenges and peculiarities. Sally is delighted to be joining a skilled manufacturing team located in beautiful Malmesbury and hopes her wide ranging experience will be helpful.
Matthew joined Sweetnam & Bradley in May 2020 bringing 20 years’ operational experience to the team. His enthusiasm for staff engagement, development, drive and focus is key to maximising the capability of the factory and importantly our talented team to ensure we strive to exceed customers’ expectations.
Andrew began his engineering career with Sweetnam & Bradley Ltd. From the beginning it was obvious that he was a natural engineer.
Andrew is the man to turn to when you're not sure of the 'best way to do something'.
The board of directors recognised his talents and he is now responsible for preparing estimates and liaising with customers to ensure we have the correct understanding of customer requirements..
Douglas joined Sweetnam & Bradley Ltd in 1988. Douglas is a graduate of mechanical engineering and has become the backbone of our quality management system.
Along with Christian, Richard, Kayleigh and Amraj he is a member of the Sweetnam & Bradley Ltd Quality Team, who conduct a rigorous schedule of internal quality audits.
Amraj joined S&B in January 2017, after graduating with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering. Due to his strong technical background and tenacity, he was considered an ideal candidate to assist Douglas in the quality department.
Amraj has gained an excellent understanding of sheet metal manufacturing operations and enjoys facing new challenges. His kind, friendly and helpful personality makes him a highly respected member within our team.
Gavin joined Sweetnam and Bradley in February 2020, driving a health and safety initiative, to further compliance within the groups directive.
With 15 years’ experience in the manufacturing and engineering sector, Gavin’s result driven, delivery orientated and open minded attitude is an asset, in this challenging and stimulating environment.
Since joining Sweetnam & Bradley, Dean has shown enthusiasm for all aspects of his work – whether that be on the shop floor or meeting with customers to help with their design process. He’s recently added another string to his bow by taking on the role of Estimator.
Dean strives to achieve the highest possible result in all tasks he undertakes which makes him a real asset to the S&B team.
Andy joined S&B in June 2014 and it quickly became apparent that he was the ideal candidate to support Matthew Weaven in the running of the shop floor.
Andy has a wealth of experience in the Sheet Metal Work industry and is a highly respected member of the Sweetnam &Bradley team.
Alison joined S&B in June 2017 after working as a Personal Assistant. She likes to be kept busy during the working day so the Sweetnam & Bradley Admin Office is just right for her!
Her friendly personality and eagerness to help people has made her a firm favourite with colleagues and customers alike.
Nick joined S&B in July 2016 as an Admin Assistant having previously worked in an administration support role in Somerset.
His laid back attitude and good sense of humour has seen him fit in very well with the rest of his peers and colleagues alike.
Matt started at S&B as storeman and quickly proved to be a hardworking, efficient and reliable person. His laid-back attitude and approachable manner made him a firm favourite with everyone.
It was clear that Matt had the potential for more & this resulted in him being promoted to Stores Supervisor and overseeing storemen, packers and S&B drivers. Even with all this responsibility he’s as relaxed and calm as ever!
Graham joined Sweetnam & Bradley at the beginning of 2008. His laid back attitude always makes an impression on the customers he meets whilst making his deliveries.
When not on the road, Graham can often be found lending a helping hand to his colleagues in Goods Inwards by packing and organising items ready for delivery.